Susan Polgar is the world's first female chess grandmaster. But she wasn't born with a natural flair for the game, instead she trained for six hours every day in a unique childhood experiment.
Learn how remarkable talents can emerge as a result of disability or trauma, not just in birth, but even quite late in life.
Adult brains use a brutal but effective "use it or lose it" way of fine tuning connections, but those of gifted children are much less understood. Is it birth or practice that makes a true genius?
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